Category: Residential Mortgages

Skipton Intermediaries has launched a calculator to support brokers as they guide Help to Buy customers on their next move in the mortgage market.

Chris Barker, founder and director of Manchester Money, said: “I’ve always been led to believe going DA is time consuming and a lot harder to do, but since I made the switch, I’m not finding that. It’s far more empowering and not as difficult and expensive as people think and I highly advocate it.

Leeds Building Society has refreshed its range of welcome mortgages, which come with a 0% interest rate at the start of the loan.

Homeowners are paying up to 26% more on average for a pool adjacent property with the highest premium reaching 76% more compared to the wider area, Emoov has found.

Residential property transactions rose by 3.5% between March 2018 and April 2018 but fell by 2.7% year-on-year, HMRC’s property transaction figures showed.

PMS Mortgage Club and Sesame Network have added regional lender Swansea Building Society to their respective panels, providing members and their customers with access to its range of residential and buy-to-let mortgage products.

Britons spent 66% more in sterling terms on Eurozone property in the first four months of 2018 compared with the same period last year.

Cebr predicted this increasing to £142bn in 2027.

Amaira was head of intermediary sales at Family Building Society, a post he held for more than three years.

Secure Trust Bank Mortgages has further expanded its distribution, launching a partnership with Brilliant Solutions.